Tag Archive for Science & Technology Committee

A nudge in the wrong direction?

Guest Contributor

I chaired the Science and Technology Committee inquiry into Behaviour Change. Our Report, which was published today, makes some interesting findings about efforts by the Government to change the way we behave. Perhaps the most important thing we say is that to solve the really big problems that face society – like increasing levels of…

The value of reports

Lord Norton

The committees of the House of Lords produce some excellent reports.  The report of the Science and Technology Committee on Genomic Medicine has found a fan in the form of Mark Henderson, the scientific editor of The Times.  His story can be read here.   The report, he says, “is a quite remarkable summary of the…